Spikes in Handgun Purchases After High-Profile Events Linked to More Firearm Injuries

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A recent study found that spikes in handgun purchases have been linked to a 4 percent increase in firearm injury in California. Co-authors of the article include Garen Wintemute, M.D., M.P.H., champion for the Center for Violence Prevention Research Big Idea.

Via Science Daily